Fees and Expenses

Students will be charged the normal tuition and registration fees associated with any class taken at SBCC.


SBCC Costs

  • $46 per unit

    First Year RT classes - 34.4 units = $1,583
    Second Year RT classes - 38.6 units = $1,776
    Total = $3,358*

    *If you take the elective mammography course, it is an additional 2 units = $92

  • Fall and Spring - $65
    Summer I and II - $34

    The Mandatory Fees are comprised of the following:

    • Health Fee
    • Student Representation Fee
    • Student Activity Pass
    • Transportation
  • SBCC Parking Permit

    Fall - $34
    Spring - $34
    Summer I and II - $19

Basic fees for SBCC tuition may change. Out of state residents and international students will have additional fees to pay to those stated above. Please refer to the Cashier's website for up-to-date information.

Program Costs

  • $85

    Paid at registration, good for two (2) years

  • Varies 

    Depending on your insurance and immunization needs

  • $140

    Includes background check, drug test, and immunization documents management. Note: background check and drug test may be required to repeat for specific clinical sites.


    Additional background check and/or drug test if required by your clinical site or suspicion you may be under the influence.

  • $120

    Two (2) each: pants & top (white or navy only)



  • $1,000+

    For two (2) years and CorectedReview (online review)

  • $100

    For two (2) years

  • $200

    ARRT - National Exam for Second Year students


    CDPH - State licensing fee


    DCPH - State Fluoroscopy exam

  • $5,500-$6,000

    For the two (2) year program

  • $25

    California Society of Radiologic Technologist


    American Society of Radiologic Technologist

Other required expenses You must furnish your own transportation to all clinical education sites. You must keep your CPR certification current throughout the program, it is good for two (2) years.

Need help paying for the program A variety of scholarships, grants and loans are also available to students. Information and applications are available from the Financial Aid Office (Student Services Building). Early inquiry is important because of early application deadlines.